" Klezmer is an interpretation of art and life based not solely on Jewish folklore, but rather on a cosmopolitan divergence of musical genres" Giora Feidman 

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  • an introduction to klezmer ,klezmer history, the revival of klezmer, all about clarinet Klezmer, the musicians and the repertoire
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  • ENJOY KLEZMER REPERTOIRE for clarinet book and CDs are a unique collection of ten original klezmer pieces based on traditional tunes that give you the unique opportunity to learn and play klezmer music
    Enjoy-Klezmer-Music-Book-And-CD.html
  • The klezmer history is an important element of the Jewish history, it is the mirror of the suffering and the persecution of the Jews throughout the centuries but also a mirror of joy, hope and love.
    klezmer-history.html
  • The word klezmer evokes a whole universe, it means in Hebrew the instrument of the voice, the vessel of the song, it carries a world of expressiveness and emotion
    An-introduction-to-Klezmer.html
  • The-Origin-Of-Klezmer.html
  • In the history of klezmer music, few musician had a destiny like Joseph Gusikov, the genial strawfidl or shtroyfidl player at the beginning of the 19th century. He brougt the klezmer of the shtetl to the European concert halls.
    Joseph-Gusikov.html
  • Idelsohn is the father of Jewish musicology and no study on Klezmer, Jewish music or music in general cannot be done without referring to the monumental musicological work of Abraham Zvi Idelsohn.
    Abraham-Zvi-Idelsohn.html
  • Hava Nagila is the best known Israeli folksong and an international standard, but who knows that it was a hassidic tune from Bessarabia, emigrated to the Holy Land where Idelsohn wrote the final version...
    Hava-Nagila.html
  • The klezmer revival occurred in the seventies, after a period of dormancy, it rose from the ashes and became one of the most popular folk music in the world
    The-klezmer-revival.html
  • What is the magic formula that will transform you into a sensitive klezmer musician. Here are a few milestones that will help you to play klezmer, you too can play klezmer
    How-To-Play-Klezmer.html
  • The clarinet is the best instrument of Klezmer and the best representative of the Klezmer are clarinet players like Giora Feidman, Dave Tarras, Naftule Brandwein, David Krakauer, David Statman and many others
    The-Clarinet-Klezmer-Players.html
  • Naftule Brandwein, The King of Klezmer was the most prodigious clarinet Klezmer player of the American Klezmer in the beginning of the 20th century
    Naftule-Brandwein-The-King-Of-Klezmer.html
  • Giora Feidman Biography."I am an instrument of song!, a Klezmer! When I pick up my clarinet I continue to be a singer, and I sing through my instrument"
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  • Dave Tarras the King of Klezmer is the musician who personalize the American klezmer. He assimilated the traditional Eastern European roots with the American popular music producing an unique blend.
    Dave-Tarras.html
  • Andy Statman is a virtuoso Klezmer clarinet player and bluegrass mandolinist. Born in 1950, he was responsible for the klezmer revival in the 70s and since then he is always exploring new ways of klezmer expression.
    Andy-Statman.html
  • German Goldenshteyn, Bessarabia born clarinet Klezmer musician is a living tradition, a link between the Klezmer tunes of Bessarabia and the revival of Klezmer in Western countries
    German-Goldenshteyn.html
  • Helmut Eisel, assistant of Giora Feidman is adding to the art of Klezmer a new dimension, his talent for improvisation is phenomenal, his comprehension of the Klezmer language is unlimited.
    Helmut-Eisel.html
  • An overview of Jewish and Klezmer songs, dances and rhythms, freilah, bulgar, doina, sher, horas, nigun
    Klezmer-Rhythms-and-Dances.html
  • Here you will find the best YouTube video clips of the most prominent Klezmer clarinet players. Enjoy watching and listening
    Klezmer-Youtube-Best-Videos.html
  • Giora Feidman plays live performance on stage around the world in front of enthusiastic audience. Giora Feidman is "The" Klezmer, with his magic clarinet and his soulful inspiration.
    Giora-Feidman-on-YouTube.html
  • Helmut Eisel Live playing with his orchestra , with the Klezmer All Star Clarinet Gang, and with the pianist Marina Baranova, Impromtu Duo
    Helmut-Eisel-live-performances.html
  • Andy Statman a mystic Klezmer Odyssey between heaven and earth, bluegrass and Klezmer, a virtuoso clarinetist and mandolinist. The best Andy Statman on YouTube.
    Andy-Statman-YouTube.html
  • David Krakauer's Klezmer Madness, Socalled, live performances on YouTube
    David-Krakauer-Klezmer-Madness-YouTube.html
  • David Orlowsky is one of the best exponent of the young generation of klezmer, a very talented clarinet klezmer player.
    David-Orlowsky-on-YouTube.html
  • Klezmer band live playing at the 2009 Tsfat (Tzfat) annual klezmer festival. A wonderful klezmer orchestra playing and jamming in the street of the Israeli old city. Hear a collection of klezmer tunes and melodies arranged in the pure tradition of klezmer.
    Klezmer-Band-Live.html
  • How the Klezmer modes create that particular sound specific to Klezmer and Jewish music
    Klezmer-Music-Modes.html
  • Free klezmer scores , original arrangements and transcriptions. New free Klezmer sheet music will be added regularly
    Free-Klezmer-Scores.html
  • Clarinet and Klezmer in the Galilee (Israel) is the annual Seminar in Tsfat (Safed) directed by Giora Feidman, the ultimate maestro of clarinet klezmer. It is the opportunity for students and musicians to play and learn with the world’s leading Classical, Jazz and Klezmer clarinetists.
    Klezmer-in-Israel.html
  • The clarinet and klezmer in Galilee master classes is the unique opportunity for klezmer musicians and teachers to gather in a breathtaking atmosphere and share tremendous musical klezmer experiences.
    Clarinet-Klezmer-in-Galilee.html
  • Maxim Solniker is a young klezmer clarinet player and the best representative of the next klezmer generation. He plays the clarinet brilliantly, and he is a true musical innovator who revisits thee klezmer tradition
    Maxim-Solniker.html
  • A feminine spirit in clarinet klezmer, Nava Aminoff is a remarkable Israeli musician who plays an extended classical and traditional Jewish repertoire
    Nava-Aminoff.html
  • The clarinet resource is a page for all clarinet lovers, Klezmer, classical, Jazz, ethnic, for amateur clarinet players,professional musicians, and all the clarinet lovers worldwide.
    Clarinet-Resources.html
  • How to clean and take care of your clarinet. Good care and maintenance of your clarinet is the key to preserve your clarinet from damaging and cracking .Preventive care will keep your instrument in optimal condition for playing and enjoying the music you like.
    Clarinet-Care-And-Maintenance.html
  • Breaking-in-a-new-clarinet.html
  • Choosing a mouthpiece is a very important issue for clarinet player and all woodwind musicians. Choosing the ideal mouthpiece may be a difficult process. Here are some tips and advices that will help you in your choice
    How-To-Choose-A-Mouthpiece.html
  • Trying to reach the ultimate clarinet sound is the goal of many clarinet players. But what is the perfect sound, what are its characteristics? We are trying to throw some light on this fascinating topic
    What-is-the-ultimate-clarinet-sound.html
  • The saxophone is a leader instrument of the woodwind family and is closely connected to the clarinet. more and more used in the klezmer bands and ensembles
    Sax-Section.html
  • Contact us for any comments, suggestions, propositions on Klezmer , clarinet and music related topics
    contact-us.html
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Giora Feidman
"We have one Torah, one shofar, one flag, and the expression of all that is the nigun, any nigun. It's not a song, it's an energy which results from an interpretation of the faith."

 

 

 

"Long live Giora, his clarinet and his music! He builds bridges between generations, cultures and classes, and he does it with perfect artistry!" Leonard Bernstein